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Icon of the event Paint Play
Thu Sep 18, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Queen/Saulter

Join local artist Saadia Wasim to learn some simple techniques she applies in her paintings. Enjoy demonstrations in a variety of mediums and have some hands-on experience to create your own piece of art, as the same time. Yo...

Icon of the event Chess in the Library
9:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Malvern

Interested in learning how to play chess? Want to play chess with others in the community? Join us for chess in the library! Featuring CFC & CMA rated games, casual chess, beginner lessons, chess puzzle competitions, simultan...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 20
Sat Sep 27
Sat Oct 04
Sat Oct 11
Sat Oct 18
Icon of the event Zombie Workshop
Wed Oct 29, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Flemingdon Park

Want to look how to make a zombie look without spending a lot of money?...

Icon of the event Spooktacular Halloween Party!
Fri Oct 31, 2014 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Jones

Come to Jones for a spooktacular Halloween costume party! Wear your costume and win a prize. Join us for a pre-trick-or-treat story time and craft.

Icon of the event Galaxy in a Bottle
Sat Sep 27, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Gerrard/Ashdale

Come and celebrate Science Literacy Week and learn about our galaxy and the universe! Put together and create an amazing galaxy. Makes a great present! All materials will be provided. For Ages 8 and up. Registration Required...

Icon of the event Art Class for Beginners
Fri Oct 03, 2014 | 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Pape/Danforth

A wonderful opportunity to learn from an artist with 25 years of teaching experience! Asha has travelled extensively to teach, and held exhibitions of her work in Tokyo, Singapore, India and London....

Icon of the event After School Maker Program
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Malvern

Put your imagination to work and join us for this craft and creative play program after school Tuesdays. Drop in.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 23
Tue Sep 30
Tue Oct 07
Tue Oct 14
Tue Oct 21
Icon of the event LEGO City!
Tue Nov 18, 2014 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Jones

Come to Jones and build your very own LEGO City. The sky is the limit! LEGO will be provided.

Icon of the event Call for Quilters for
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Jones

Interested in quilting or learning how to quilt? Join "The Chatelaines Quilt Club" every Tuesday evening to make a Victorian crazy quilt. No experience needed. All Quilts are worked on together and DONATED to Charitable orga...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 23
Tue Sep 30
Tue Oct 07
Tue Oct 14
Tue Oct 21
Icon of the event Adults' Chess Club
Ongoing event running from Sat Jan 04, 2014 - Wed Dec 31, 2014
Gerrard/Ashdale

Play casual chess for ages 13 years and up. Saturdays from 1 to 2:30 p.m.